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2015 Regular Session



Tobacco Taxes - Healthy Maryland Initiative

Sponsored by:

Delegate Luedtke


In the House - Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m. (Ways and Means)

Synopsis:Altering specified fees for licenses for tobacco manufacturers, retailers, and storage warehouses; altering specified fees for licenses for other tobacco products manufacturers, retailers, tobacconists, and storage warehouses; requiring a specified level of funding for the Tobacco Use Prevention and Cessation Program; altering the tobacco tax rates on cigarettes and other tobacco products; requiring a person to obtain specified permits before selling and shipping directly to a consumer in the State; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Luedtke and Frush
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0037
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2015
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Economic Matters
Broad Subject(s):Taxes - Miscellaneous
Narrow Subject(s):Appropriations
Auditors and Audits
Cigarettes -see also- Smoking
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Electronic Commerce -see also- Electronic Funds Transfer
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Health -see also- Mental Health
Industry and Technology
Interstate Affairs
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Revenue and Taxes -see also- Dev Fees &Taxes; specific tax
Rules and Regulations
Smoking -see also- Cigarettes
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc
Vending Machines
Statutes:Article - Business Regulation
(16.5-203, 16-101, 16-204, 16.7-101 through 16.7-114)
Article - Health - General
Article - Tax - General
(12-101, 12-105, 12-202, 12-303, 12-204)

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October 24, 2017 4:40 P.M.